weapons

Moose Jaw rollover leads to weapons, drugs charges for driver

Feb 3, 2023 | 4:32pm

A single vehicle rollover in Moose Jaw Friday morning has led to minor injuries …. and drug and weapons possession charges for the driver. The 25-year-old man who was driving the vehicle was treated with non-life threatening injures by EMS at the scene. Police located two CO2 handguns, and drugs that included Xanax, cocaine, codeine […]

Liberals withdraw controversial amendment to guns bill

Feb 3, 2023 | 9:48am

The federal Liberals are withdrawing an amendment to their guns bill that introduced a controversial new definition of an assault-style weapon. The amendment would have defined what kind of firearms should be banned in Canada and added dozens of new semi-automatic rifles and shotguns to the list. It caused an outcry in many parts of […]

Edgar Street police operation concluded, matter under further investigation

Jan 23, 2023 | 10:33am

Police say the police operation in the 800 block of Edgar Street is now concluded. Residents in the area can resume their regular activities. Police say there were shots fired somewhere on the block earlier this morning and had issued a temporary shelter-in-place advisory for that area’s residents. The investigation is ongoing.

Police Arrest Sleepy Suspect in Restaurant

Jan 23, 2023 | 5:47am

A 22 year old from Regina is facing weapons charges after an incident in a restaurant on Victoria Avenue. Just before 5 yesterday, police were alerted about a person in a restaurant, that was refusing to leave. When police arrived they found a man sleeping at a table, with what appeared to be a shotgun […]

Defense leaders meet amid dissent over tanks for Ukraine

Jan 20, 2023 | 5:58am

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany (AP) — Defense leaders gathered at Ramstein Air Base in Germany heard an impassioned plea for more aid Friday from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy as they struggled to resolve ongoing dissent over who will provide battle tanks and other military aid to his embattled country. “This is a crucial moment. Russia is regrouping, […]

Man dies in hospital after police shooting in Prince Albert

Jan 17, 2023 | 11:04am

A man had died after a police shooting Prince Albert. Police say an officer started an investigation in an industrial area in the southern part of the city Monday when the shooting happened. They say during a confrontation with police, a man was shot, treated by paramedics and then sent to hospital, where he died. […]

MPs put discussion of gun bill on pause for holidays amid concern over hunting rifles

Dec 15, 2022 | 2:56pm

MPs studying the government’s proposed definition of an assault-style firearm will resume talks next month about whether to hear from additional witnesses amid concerns the change would ban some common hunting rifles. The House of Commons public safety committee, which is conducting a clause-by-clause review of a Liberal firearm-control bill, did not meet Thursday as […]

Regina Man Facing Weapons Charges

Dec 1, 2022 | 8:27am

A 35 year old man has been arrested after a weapons incident in the city Tuesday night. Police were called to Lorne and 12th avenue for a report of an intoxicated man who was refusing to leave a business. While en route, officers were warned the man may have a bladed weapon. When police arrived […]

Man Robbed by Person He Met on Dating App

Nov 28, 2022 | 2:10pm

Police in Saskatoon have mad an arrest, after a man claimed he was robbed by another man he met on a dating app. The 36 year old man invited this person to his home, and when he arrrived he had a gun, and threatened to rob him. There was a scuffle and the gun went […]

Regina man charged with weapons trafficking and 10 firearms offences

Aug 27, 2022 | 6:45am

A 39-year-old man faces multiple charges after police seized a large cache of weapons at a Regina home. On July 1st, police were dispatched to 3rd Avenue and Elizabeth Crescent for the report of a firearms offence. Upon arrival, police found a 20-year-old man with a firearm. An investigation into the firearm led to the […]